New Yorker Discussion Group
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Rowayton Library

Winter/Early Spring 10-Week Session

This series is designed as a community discussion group where patrons may talk about news events, contemporary culture, cuisine, profiles, fiction, humor and the political scene based on articles from The New Yorker magazine. Space is limited, so please register here. You will be contacted when the first issues arrive at the library.

The assigned reading for this week's meeting from the February 12 and 19 issue are:

- Page 30: Talk of the Town: Gateway to Africa
- Page 42: Annals of Technology: Safer Spaces by Jia Tolentino
- Page 44: Poems: “Kochi by the Sea” by Meena Alexander
- Page 62: Poems: “Rhododendron” by Matthew Dickman
- Page 76: Fiction: “Stanville” by Rachel Kushner
- Page 98: The Theatre: Hilton Als on the fierce originality of Adrienne Kennedy
- Page 102: The Art World: Peter Schjeldahl on Francisco de Zurbaran at the Frick
- Page 104: The Current Cinema: Anthony Lane on “Loveless” and “Permission”